Some of the finest big band musicians from Wakefield and surrounding areas, playing a selection of classic tunes and some ambitious contemporary arrangements. From Neal Hefti and Gordon Goodwin to Pat Metheny, Snarky Puppy and Jaco Pastorius’ The Chicken. They rehearse at the Sports Club (Wakefield Jazz) every Wednesday night – satisfaction guaranteed!

Will Bird, Chris Clay-Whittaker, Stephen Green, Matt Parrish – trumpets

Tracy Shilton, Emma Bird, Andrew Cooper, Laura Johnson, Christine Settle – saxes

Chris Hey – bari sax

Roz Cooper, Alan Parris, John Settle – trombones

Charlie Wells – trombone/vocals

Andrew Shilton – bass trombone

George Foster – piano/keyboards

Nick Wells – bass

Matt Zelei-Good – drums

Tickets available on the door or via the Wakefield Jazz website.

FOOD (to be purchased separately from you gig ticket): Please click here for more information.

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Friday : 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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    Access facilities

  • Accessible Car Parking
  • Accessible Toilet
  • Assistance Dogs Welcome
  • Dementia Friendly
  • Guide Dogs Welcome
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Venue Details

Find us at

Wakefield (College Grove) Sports Club, Eastmoor Road, Wakefield, WF1 3RR